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Labor (2015) 12 (1-2): 135–158.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Felicia Kornbluh In this article, Felicia Kornbluh profiles activism and litigation by the civil rights movement that centered directly on food and indirectly on access to income with which to provide food for families. It builds upon the evidence of these efforts to restore to the history of civil...
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Labor (2016) 13 (3-4): 15–17.
Published: 01 December 2016
... Civil Rights and Labor History Project, depts.washington.edu/civilr . 1 See, for example, ¡Viva La Raza!—Documenting Tarrant County’s Mexicano Activism (blog), fort worthmexicanoactivism.wordpress.com (Texas Communities Oral History Project class website, Texas Christian University, spring...
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Labor (2008) 5 (2): 117–123.
Published: 01 May 2008
...John Womack, Jr. John Womack Jr. 2008 ARTICLE AFTERMATH On Labor History, Material Relations, Labor Movements, and Strategic Positions: A Reply to French and James (as Nice and Civil as I Can Make It) John Womack Jr. I knew...
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Labor (2009) 6 (2): 19–22.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Julie Saville Inspired by Israel on the Appomattox 's imaginative reconstruction of the contingencies of manumission and conditional emancipation prior to the Civil War, Julie Saville considers gradual emancipation's resemblances to aspects of twentieth-century notions of “minimalist democracy...
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Labor (2009) 6 (2): 31–32.
Published: 01 May 2009
... Experiment in Black Freedom from the 1790s through the Civil War, by Melvin Patrick Ely Jane Dailey Israel on the Appomattox is a marvelous book, an incredible feat of learning and empathy. There are multiple “wow!” moments in this book, moments when those of us who thought we knew...
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Labor (2009) 6 (3): 97–100.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Heather Ann Thompson © 2009 by Labor and Working-Class History Association 2009 Defying Dixie: The Radical Roots of Civil Rights, 1919–1950 Glenda Gilmore New York: W. W. Norton, 2008 xii + 642 pp., $39.95 (cloth); $19.95 (paper) BOOK...
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Labor (2007) 4 (1): 134–136.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Christina Greene I Am a Man! Race, Manhood, and the Civil Rights Movement Steve Estes Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2005 vi + 239 pp., index, bibliography, $49.95 (cloth); $19.95 (paper) Labor and Working-Class History Association 2007...
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Labor (2017) 14 (4): 106–107.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Greta de Jong Blue Texas: The Making of a Multiracial Democratic Coalition in the Civil Rights Era , Krochmal Max , Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2016 , 552 pp., $39.95 (cloth) Copyright © 2017 Labor and Working-Class History Association 2017 Blue Texas...
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Labor (2017) 14 (4): 121–122.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Wilma King Gender and the Jubilee: Black Freedom and the Reconstruction of Citizenship in Civil War Missouri , Romeo Sharon , Athens : University of Georgia Press , 2016 , xiii + 192 pp., $59.95 (cloth) Copyright © 2017 Labor and Working-Class History Association 2017...
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Labor (2018) 15 (2): 133–134.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Manisha Sinha Free Labor: The Civil War and the Making of an American Working Class , Lause Mark , Urbana : University of Illinois Press , 2015 , 296 pp., $95.00 (cloth); $28.00 (paper); $25.20 (e-book) Copyright © 2018 Labor and Working-Class History Association 2018...
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Labor (2018) 15 (3): 117–119.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Jessica Wilkerson You Can’t Eat Freedom: Southerners and Social Justice after the Civil Rights Movement , de Jong Greta , Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2016 , 320 pp., $34.95 (cloth); $19.99 (e-book) Copyright © 2018 Labor and Working-Class History...
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Labor (2014) 11 (2): 112–114.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Eric Arnesen A. Philip Randolph and the Struggle for Civil Rights . Bynum Cornelius L. . Urbana : University of Illinois Press , 2010 xix + 244 pp. , $25.00 (paper) © 2014 by Labor and Working-Class History Association 2014 BOOK REVIEWS Sex in the Office: A History...
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Labor (2014) 11 (1): 148–149.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Jennifer Luff Reds at the Blackboard: Communism, Civil Rights, and the New York City Teachers Union . Taylor Clarence . New York : Columbia University Press , 2011 xii, 372 pp. , $55.00 (cloth) © 2014 by Labor and Working-Class History Association 2014 BOOK REVIEWS...
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Labor (2014) 11 (3): 19–24.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Nancy MacLean © 2014 by Labor and Working-Class History Association 2014 The Civil Rights Act of 1964: The Difference a Law Can Make Nancy MacLean What difference can a reform make? That’s a timely question in the United States today. Many previous victories of progressive...
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Labor (2014) 11 (3): 25–29.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Thomas J. Sugrue © 2014 by Labor and Working-Class History Association 2014 “The Largest Civil Rights Organization Today”: Title VII and the Transformation of the Public Sector Thomas J. Sugrue In a 1966 interview, Gloster Current, a longtime official at the National Association...
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Labor (2014) 11 (4): 124–126.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Georg Leidenberger Chicago in the Age of Capital: Class, Politics, and Democracy during the Civil War and Reconstruction . Jentz John B. and Schneirov Richard . Urbana : University of Illinois Press , 2012 xii + 293 pp. , $55.00 (cloth) © 2014 by Labor and Working-Class...
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Labor (2004) 1 (2): 132–137.
Published: 01 May 2004
...David Montgomery © 2004 by Labor and Working-Class History Association 2004 To Stand and Fight: The Struggle for Civil Rights in Postwar New York City Martha Biondi Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2003 360 pp.,$39.95 (cloth); Black Freedom Fighters in Steel: The Struggle for Democratic...
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Labor (2012) 9 (4): 91–93.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Robert H. Zieger The Civil Wars in US Labor: Birth of a New Workers' Movement or Death Throes of the Old? by Early Steve . Chicago : Haymarket Books , 2011 xxv + 409 pp. , $17.00 (paper) © 2012 by Labor and Working-Class History Association 2012 BOOK REVIEWS Raising...
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Labor (2010) 7 (3): 33–52.
Published: 01 September 2010
...William P. Jones “The very decade which has witnessed the decline of legal Jim Crow has also seen the rise of de facto segregation in our most fundamental socioeconomic institutions,” veteran civil rights activist Bayard Rustin wrote in 1965, pointing out that black workers were more likely...
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Labor (2011) 8 (2): 173–175.
Published: 01 May 2011
...James D. Schmidt Horace Greeley's New-York Tribune: Civil War–Era Socialism and the Crisis of Free Labor Adam Tuchinsky Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2009 xv + 312 pp., $59.95 (cloth) Labor and Working-Class History Association 2011...